pothos
noun (plural pothos) Etymology: New Latin, from Sinhalese pȯṭā Date: 1822 a southeast Asian climbing plant (Epipremnum aureum syn. Scindapsus aureus) of the arum family widely grown especially as a houseplant for its leathery or waxy heart-shaped green leaves that are spotted or streaked with golden yellow or white

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  • Pothos — can mean:* Epipremnum aureum houseplant commonly called pothos, and once classified in the genus Pothos * Pothos (genus) * Pothos (general), Byzantine general and catepan of Italy * Pothos (mythology) Pothos was the longing towards an… …   Wikipedia

  • Pothos — (Город Скиатос,Греция) Категория отеля: 2 звездочный отель Адрес: Evagelistrias, Город Скиатос, 37002, Гр …   Каталог отелей

  • Pothos — ist: der umgangssprachliche Name der Pflanze Epipremnum pinnatum eine Gattung der Aronstabgewächse, siehe Pothos (Gattung) in der griechischen Mythologie Personifikation des Liebesverlangens, siehe Pothos (Mythologie) Diese Seite ist ei …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pothos — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Pothos puede referirse a: La personificación de la añoranza Poto (mitología) Un sinónimo del género botánico Polianthes Obtenido de Pothos Categoría: Wikipedia:Desambiguación …   Wikipedia Español

  • pothos — [pō′thäs, pō′thōs] n. any of a genus (Pothos) of tropical, Old World vines of the arum family, with thick, waxy, heart shaped, mottled leaves, including several species that are often used as houseplants: cf. PHILODENDRON (sense 1) …   English World dictionary

  • Pothos — POTHOS, i, das Begehren, ein Sohn des Chronus, welchen er mit der Astarte zeugete. Sein Bruder war Eros, das Lieben. Sanchon. ap. Euseb. Pr. Ev. l. I. c. 10. p. 36 …   Gründliches mythologisches Lexikon

  • POTHOS — Graece Πόεος, quae vox desiderium appellative notat, inter Samothracum Deos, memoratur Plinio, l. 36. c. 5. Is (Scopas) fecit (ex marmore) Venerem et Pothon et Phaethontem, qui Sa mothratiae sanctissimis ceremoniis coluntur. Item nomen herbae et… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Pothos — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Pothos (homonymie). Pothos, copie de l original de Scopas au temple d Aphrodite à Mégar …   Wikipédia en Français

  • pothos — /poh thos, theuhs, poth ohs, euhs/, n., pl. pothos, pothoses. any of various tropical climbing vines belonging to the genera Pothos and Epipremnum, of the arum family, esp. E. aureum, widely cultivated for its variegated foliage. [ < NL… …   Universalium

  • pothos — noun 1. any of various tropical lianas of the genus Scindapsus • Hypernyms: ↑liana • Member Holonyms: ↑Scindapsus, ↑genus Scindapsus, ↑genus Pothos 2. evergreen liana widely cultivated for its variegated foliage • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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